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Wayne Timothy Ramcharitar MD
Specializes in Adult Critical Care, Emergency Medicine
1900 Don Wickham Drive
Clermont, FL
(352) 536-8840

Dr. Wayne Ramcharitar's specialties are adult critical care and emergency medicine. His education and training includes medical school at McGill University Faculty of Medicine and residency at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. He is in-network for Medicare insurance. Dr. Ramcharitar is conversant in French. He is professionally affiliated with South Lake Hospital and James A. Haley Veterans' Hospital (JAHVH).

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Mahmoud Fuad Bakeer MD
Specializes in Adult Pulmonology, Adult Critical Care, Sleep Medicine
1900 Don Wickham Drive
Clermont, FL
(352) 536-8840

Dr. Mahmoud Bakeer is an adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology specialist in Orlando, FL and Clermont, FL. Clinical interests for Dr. Bakeer include pulmonary function test (PFT). Dr. Bakeer is affiliated with South Lake Hospital. He accepts the following insurance: Medicaid and Medicare. After completing medical school at the University of Jordan Faculty of Medicine, he performed his residency at D.C. General Hospital and Flushing Hospital Medical Center. In addition to English, Dr. Bakeer speaks Arabic.

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Clinical interests: Pulmonary Function Test

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Specializes in Sleep Medicine, Adult Critical Care, Adult Pulmonology
3121 Citrus Tower Boulevard
Clermont, FL
(352) 404-5968; (352) 508-1727

Dr. Ahmad Jalloul is a specialist in adult critical care, sleep medicine, and adult pulmonology. He works in Clermont, FL and Tavares, FL. He is affiliated with South Lake Hospital and Florida Hospital. He takes Medicaid and Medicare insurance. Dr. Jalloul studied medicine at American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine. For his residency, Dr. Jalloul trained at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center.

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Specializes in Adult Pulmonology, Adult Critical Care
3121 Citrus Tower Boulevard
Clermont, FL
(352) 508-1727; (352) 404-5968

Dr. Alaa Iskandar sees patients in Tavares, FL, Clermont, FL, and Orlando, FL. His medical specialties are adult critical care and adult pulmonology. He takes Medicare insurance. Dr. Iskandar obtained his medical school training at Ross University School of Medicine and performed his residency at Allegheny General Hospital. His professional affiliations include South Lake Hospital and Florida Hospital.

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Specializes in Adult Critical Care
1900 Don Wickham Drive
Clermont, FL
(352) 536-8840

Dr. Inga Khachaturova works as a critical care specialist. Dr. Khachaturova is professionally affiliated with South Lake Hospital. She takes Medicare insurance. She attended American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine and then went on to complete her residency at Staten Island University Hospital.

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What is Critical Care?

Critical care, or intensive care medicine, is the delivery of medical care to patients whose illness or injury is so seriously life threatening that they would likely die without intervention. It usually takes place in ICUs or trauma centers. It is referred to as critical care in North America, while it is called intensive care or intensive therapy in the rest of the world. Specialists in this field are sometimes referred to as intensivists.

Critical care may encompass a broad variety of medical specialties in the efforts to save a patient’s life. Critical care specialists must have a good knowledge of anesthesiology, surgery, internal medicine, pediatrics, and other specialties. Besides their medical knowledge, intensivists must know a great deal about end-of-life issues, including ethics, advanced directives, and family counseling and bereavement.

Critical care is a relatively modern specialty, which developed along with ICUs beginning in the 1950’s. It looks different from regular medicine, and it can be recognized by the presence of more nurses, more monitoring, more invasive monitors and procedures, and the presence of life-sustaining therapies such as mechanical ventilators and vasopressors.

Specialists in critical care frequently have to make urgent and complex decisions. They use their knowledge and skill to provide intensive care to the most fragile patients and do their best to save lives.
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